08 Oct Statement of Judiciary Committee Chairman Member Lamar Smith Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement Hearing on the Investor Visa Program: Key to Creating American Jobs

Chairman Smith: The number one job of Congress is to create jobs. We must ensure that our policies help private enterprise strengthen our economy, create jobs for American workers and maintain our global competitiveness. The investor visa program plays a part in achieving this goal. Under the program,...

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25 Aug A New Policy

Immigration legislation has been at a standstill for years, but on Thursday, August 18, 2011, the Obama administration brought some relief for illegal immigrants in the United States. The new policy allows the White House and immigration officials to exercise prosecutorial discretion over deportation proceedings....

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30 Jul Children of Immigrants

California has started the ball rolling with this welcome addition. On Monday, July 25, 2011, California's Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill allowing young, undocumented immigrants to receive financial aid for their education at public colleges. Assembly Bill 130 gives student immigrants, who qualify for...

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